For Immediate Release

SAVANNAH, GA (October 1, 2010): A man has died and a woman is being treated at Memorial Hospital after a collision of two pickup trucks at Ga. 204 and Grove Point Road on Friday afternoon.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department traffic investigators said a red Ford F-150 pickup truck southbound on 204 collided with the rear of a black Chevrolet Silverado about 3:57 p.m.

Both drivers were transported to Memorial.  The driver of the Ford was pronounced dead at the hospital. The woman driving the Chevrolet was being treated for what appeared to be non-lifethreatening injuries.

Both Southbound lanes of 204 were closed as the Major Accident Investigation Team completed its investigation and traffic was being routed through a left-turn lane. The roadway was reopened at 7 p.m. Traffic had been backed up to Savannah Mall on the busy highway.

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